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The papers of painter, printmaker, educator, and administrator Ed Colker are dated 1944-2013 and measure 3.2 linear feet. Colker's painting, printmaking, and Haybarn Press, as well as his career as an art teacher and university administrator, are documented through biographical materials, correspondence, interviews, writings, subject files, printed material, and photographs.
Ed Colker papers, 1944-2013. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Ed Colker (1927- ) is a printmaker, educator, poet, and administrator active in Chicago, Philadelphia, and New York. Colker is married to artist Elaine Galen and resides in Mt. Kisco, New York. He founded the not-for-profit fine art publisher Haybarn Press studio.
Donated 1991 and 2013 by Ed Colker.
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